Brannon Beliso is dedicated to helping people live their best life. He is the owner of One Martial Arts in San Francisco and Millbrae, California; two very successful schools by industry standards. Brannon is also the creator of One Merit Badges and Excellent Kids, two internationally distributed children’s life-skills education systems.

Brannon is an established author, writer, speaker, consultant, teacher and mentor. He has travel across the country and parts of Europe spreading his message of service and sharing his innovative business practices at various conventions and speaking engagements.

Brannon Beliso is dedicated to helping people live their best life. His purpose and passion is to help people reach their full potential through learning, living, and growing.


He has studied Kenpo Karate since the age of five and has also trained in Kung Fu, Jujitsu, Arnis, Boxing and Kickboxing. 

He has studied Kenpo Karate since the age of five and has also trained in Kung Fu, Jujitsu, Arnis, Boxing and Kickboxing. 

Brannon is an 8th degree black belt in Kenpo Karate and recognized as a “Professor.” He has won over 100 major tournaments such as the Internationals and the California Karate Championships. He has studied Kenpo Karate since the age of five and has also trained in Kung Fu, Jujitsu, Arnis, Boxing and Kickboxing.

Brannon is a former recording artist from the Philippines with 3 top ten hits. His self-penned song, “Without You,” was number one for six weeks and sat in the top ten for nearly six months.

He is currently finishing up two writing projects, a children’s life-skills picture book and another on self-help featuring his life experiences and the valuable lessons it taught him.


Brannon is an 8th degree black belt in Kenpo Karate and recognized as a “Professor.”

Brannon is an 8th degree black belt in Kenpo Karate and recognized as a “Professor.”

Brannon’s passion, purpose, and vision is to affect change in our industry through service and culture based practices.

He is an internationally recognized authority on martial arts school management and curriculum development. He has developed best practices for martial arts school operations, systems, branding and leadership.

Brannon is an innovator and leader of the “Service based movement” in the martial arts industry. He has created a very successful business model without the dogma of contracts, upgrades, enrollment and belt fees, and heavy sales based tactics.

Brannon humbly presents workshops and seminars with the mindset that we can all always do and be better. He is committed to being a student for life, and is a dedicated father, husband, and servant to the community.

Brannon has written an instructional manual, produced a series of instructional DVD’s and a video. His award winning martial arts and fitness programs have been featured on Evening MagazineCBS Morning News, KRON 4 Health, Martial Arts Success Magazine, Bay Area Parent Magazine, San Francisco Magazine, 7 x 7 Magazine and Filipinas Magazine.